Adco was founded in 1977 as a distributor of specialty chemicals for the petroleum industry and it grew rapidly over the years. Through extensive range of products and an efficient distribution network, Adco now reaches many locations even remote places in Turkey, as well as the CIS, the Caucasus, Central Asia, Middle East and North Africa. With a wide network of offices and warehouses Adco has the n ecessary local knowledge and key global network to meet all your business requirements.
Adco supplies a full range of additives for the petroleum industry which are required during the whole cycle of oil processing; drilling, refining & blending. A major part of our sales activity involve lube oil and fuel additives. Adco has also been supplying high quality finished products especially for the defense industry.
Our company aims to become one of the leading companies by 2023, integrated with all its customers and principal partners throughout the world.
Became representative of Amoco Chemicals Cooperation and Röhm GmbH and the first client of the
new company at the market was BP Petrolleum.
Privatization of Turkish state company TÜPRAŞ started.
Joint Venture Group Koç-Shell won the tender in 2005.
On 26 January 2006 Koç Holdingsigned the share selling agreement and started share transfer.
Representation was opened in Azerbaijan.
Started sales of MixoilS.p.a. motor oil additives.
Became distribütör of Rhein ChemieRheinau GmbH and started sales of industrial oils additives.
Warehouse opened in Istanbul to keep stock for customers.
Röhm as well as Rohm and Haas Company merged and formed Rohmax whose
Turkish representative became ADCO.
First export was implemented to Azerneftyağ refinery in Azerbaycan.
Became Nyco S.A.company’s representative
Representation was opened in Uzbekistan.
Privatization of Petrol Ofisi A.Ş., state company producing fuel and oils, started to
finalize till 2002. In 2006 the OMW company became shareholder of Petrol Ofisi and in
2010 their shares reached %97. The company was renamed to OMV POAŞ.
Became representative of UCM company and started sales of liquid dye for
mineral oil and antifreeze.
Agreement on procuring additives was signed with the Ministry of Petrol of Iraq.
İn addition to mineral oils additives started sales of antifreeze and hydraulic brake fluid.
Became representative of Tecnofluid in Turkey.
Mixoil was closed.
Started sales of Infineum’s fuel additive, engine oil, driveline additive
Representation was opened in Kazakistan.
Rohmax company merged with Evonik Industries AG and in 2011 was renamed
Evonik Oil Additives.During this period of time ADCO continued as representative in Turkey.
Distributorship contract was signed with the Pilot Chemical Company.